Be Aware of Ticks!

This post contains Amazon affiliate links which enables us to keep our blog running. If you make a purchase, you will not be charged any more and we will get a teeny-tiny percentage of your purchase. :-)    May is Lyme Disease Awareness month.  A lot of headway has been made in recent years to educate the public about the...
A sweet friend, Mary, has put together a fundraiser through Lemongrass Spa in our son Jotham's honor.  If you'd like to place an order through Jotham's fundraiser, you can follow any of the product links below, or go to Mary's website to select his "party" from her open orders. His fundraiser goes through Sunday, May 6th.   Jotham has had more than his...

Coming Up for Air

It’s been a little while – too long, really – since either one of use has written here.  Life has been a bit tumultuous for both of us. In November, Sarah’s baby had complications with his shunt and was life-flighted from southern Utah to northern and was in the hospital for several weeks.  Throughout a series of events and surgeries,...
Some of you are aware that Sarah's baby is in the hospital right now with health complications.  Thank you for your prayers.  I'm sure Sarah will share more about that someday when she is ready.  I wrote this blog post last week before baby was admitted to the hospital, so this is in no way a passive-aggressive way of...
When we made the change from northern to southern Utah, we looked forward to the potential of having a "safe" home where our family could recover and heal from our mold exposure in our previous home.  Although it doesn't always take a lot of time for a person's body to be overwhelmed by mold toxins, it seems to take...

We’re Moving West

It's been a long, hard summer. After we took an eye-opening "mold sabbatical" to Utah, we returned to Illinois, embarking on the second greatest experiment of the summer - seeing how our bodies coped with being back in the Midwest.   Jotham saw the biggest gains when in the clean air of southern Utah. But he also took the biggest hits being...